The Lillian Schenck Foundation Awards Grant to Camp Hope

The Arc of Essex County is pleased to announce that The Lillian Schenck Foundation has generously granted $4,000 to the Camp Hope Fee Assistance Project. The funds will allow low-income children from across northern New Jersey to attend the 2023 Camp Hope season.

Located in East Hanover, N.J., Camp Hope welcomes individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities during the summer season with a property that features a beach-entry swimming pool, accessible-friendly playground, splash pad, basketball court, outdoor pavilion, and expansive recreation field. Learn more at

The Arc of Essex County extends its sincere appreciation to The Lillian Schenck Foundation for its ongoing support of Camp Hope’s Fee Assistance Project.